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Facilitation Master Class + Experience Design

December 11, 2014 @ 9:30 am - December 12, 2014 @ 6:00 pm

Over two intense days we’ll cover two of the most essential topics any design or business leader needs: Facilitation and Experience Design. You can register for either workshop alone or come to both days for a $25 discount!

Day One:

December 11th, 9:30 AM to 6:00PM

You’ll work in small groups to learn  fresh skills on group facilitation, planning and management, as well as deeper experience with each. This Master class isn’t a day of us talking at you, it’s a day of practical exercises and discussions to prepare you for better meeting management.

Day Two:

December 12th, 10:00 AM to 5:00PM

We’ll cover the essentials of User Experience Design and Strategy, covering topics in digital and physical experience design. We’ll cover the 5 key deliverables of a good experience design strategy, the 5Es of Experience design and how to handle them and give you practical experience in using them in a group setting.

FACILITATION FOCUS POINTS

          • Diagnose your current facilitation style
          • Using your full Vocal Range
          • Icebreakers and energy in the room
          • Measuring group dynamics on the fly
          • Active Listening
          • Visual facilitation
          • Maintaining energy (especially during ideation and brainstorming sessions)
          • Balancing solo time and group thinking
          • Handling Tough people, transitional questions
          • Open, Explore and Close: Creating Experience Arcs
          • Forming and developing a personal toolkit of Design Thinking skills
          • A modular approach to implementing and using the process in your work
          • The Five Phases of Design Thinking and how to manage them

 

EXPERIENCE DESIGN FOCUS POINTS

        • The Five Key Deliverables of a User Experience Design Strategy
        • Content Inventories and Strategies
        • User-centered Information Architecture
        • Workflows and how to use them
        • System Mapping
        • Data Loops and Viral Loops
        • The 5Es of Experience Design and how to manage them
        • User Experience Sketching and Wireframing Essentials

Details

Start:
December 11, 2014 @ 9:30 am
End:
December 12, 2014 @ 6:00 pm

Venue

Grind Broadway
1412 Broadway, 22nd floor
New York,NY10018United States

Organizer

The Design Gym

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